OKLAHOMA CITY, May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Brown Mackie College today announced the addition of Brown Mackie College – Oklahoma City to its system of schools. Brown Mackie College – Oklahoma City will hold its first day of classes on August 1, 2011, and will occupy approximately 35,000 square feet at 7101 Northwest Expressway in Oklahoma City. The school will begin enrolling students immediately.
"Brown Mackie College brings to Oklahoma City academic programs to meet the needs of students who desire to pursue or advance their careers in the business, legal, and healthcare fields," said Danny Finuf, President of the Brown Mackie College education system. "We look forward to continuing our role as a dependable source for career-focused education in this state."
Brown Mackie College – Oklahoma City will initially offer associate's degree programs in Accounting Technology, Business Management, Health Care Administration, Medical Assisting, Office Management, and Paralegal.
The school's educational model is designed with the needs of students in mind – flexible academic program delivery options offered at convenient times, personalized instruction and small classes which enable students to fulfill work or family obligations as they pursue a higher education degree.
"The unique education opportunities at our school will help students obtain the skills and knowledge needed to compete for existing and emerging occupations," says Dr. Debi O'Dea, newly appointed president of Brown Mackie College – Oklahoma City. "I am looking forward to growing our institution here, to serve a broad audience of students, employers, and community organizations throughout central Oklahoma."
Brown Mackie College – Oklahoma City is the school system's second location in the state, following the opening of Brown Mackie College – Tulsa in 2008.
For more information about Brown Mackie College – Oklahoma City, call (888) 229-3280 or visit the school's website at http://www.brownmackie.edu/oklahoma-city.
Brown Mackie College – Oklahoma City is a branch of Brown Mackie College – Salina which is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association (230 S. LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, IL 60604-1413, 1-800-621-7440, www.ncahlc.org).
Brown Mackie College – Oklahoma City has been granted authority to operate in Oklahoma by the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education (OSRHE), 655 Research Parkway, Suite 200, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73101, 405.225.9100 phone, www.okhighered.org.
Brown Mackie College – Oklahoma City is one of more than 25 school locations of the Brown Mackie College system of schools (www.brownmackie.edu), which is dedicated to providing educational programs that prepare students for entry-level positions in a competitive, rapidly-changing workplace. Brown Mackie College schools offer bachelor's degree, associate's degree, certificate, and diploma programs in health sciences, business, information technology, legal studies and design technologies.
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